Thursday, July 14, 2011

GlobalPittsburgh Teams with TiE-Pittsburgh to Present "Innovation in a Connected World; Global Investment and Entrepreneurship" on Aug. 25 at Carnegie Science Center

GlobalPittsburgh has teamed with TiE-Pittsburgh to present Innovation in a Connected World; Global Investment and Entrepreneurship on Aug 25 2011, 5:30-8:00 pm, at the Carnegie Science Center.

Join us for this networking event and panel discussion with local business leaders providing answers to these questions:

-- What does the global investment landscape look like? What can one expect possibly in the next year?
-- How does one research foreign companies in which to invest?
-- How does an entrepreneur attract foreign investment dollars to their local business?
-- How does one leverage foreign demographics and its innovation base?
-- Scale vs. Niche opportunities - the Pro's and Cons

Moderated by:
Ganesh Mani, The Global Innovation Center

Panelists include:
Geoffrey Pazzanese
Federated Investors

Andrew Chomos
VP Finance & Operations
Omnyx, LLC

Jon Dogterom
Practice Lead, Cleantech, Advanced Materials and Engineering
MaRS, Toronto

Matthew Helfrich
Chief Investment Strategist
Waldron Wealth Management

The evening's agenda:
5:30 Check In and Networking
6:10 General Announcements
6:20 Panel Discussion
7:05 Audience Q & A
7:20 General Announcements
7:30 - 8 pm - Networking

Because there is a limited capacity for this event, we strongly recommend advanced registration.
Admission is free for paid GlobalPittsburgh and TiE members.
Non-Members $30 in advance, $35 day of event. Non-Member Students $10

This is a great time to join GlobalPittsburgh - For $40 individual/$50 family you get admission to this program as well as a full year of activities, free & discounted tickets, other networking events and more! CLICK HERE for more information about GlobalPittsburgh membership and an online registration form. Join today and participate in this great program!

We thank the Government of Canada and the Carnegie Science Center for hosting this event! More info about the Science Center at

For registration information, contact:
Thomas Buell, Jr.
Director of Marketing
Phone - 412-720-2218
Email -
Website -

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